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Regulatory Public Notices

As used by the Corps, the term "public notice" is an official, required government announcement of a proposed agency action, decision made or under consideration, public hearing or other activity.  Please download the attachment(s) associated with notice for the complete, formatted, public notice with tables, illustrations, maps and plans.

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Mitigation Public Notices

For all public notices pertaining to compensatory mitigation bank proposals or in-lieu fee mitigation sites developed by the North Carolina Division of Mitigation Services (NCDMS), please go to the Regulatory In-lieu Fee and Bank Information Tracking System website at

To access the public notices, first select the Wilmington District from the Filter View drop-down menu in the lower left-hand corner, and then select the Bank & ILF Establishment tab.

  • SAW-2012-02073

    Expiration date: 4/15/2013

    The District Engineer has received a prospectus entitled “MOGENSEN MITIGATION, INC., TAR RIVER HEADWATERS STREAM MITIGATION BANK, FINAL PROSPECTUS’ which proposes development of a stream mitigation bank. Bank Sponsor is Mogensen Mitigation, Inc., Post Office Box 690429, Charlotte, North Carolina 28227. This public notice does not imply, on the parts of the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) or other agencies, either favorable or unfavorable opinion of the work to be performed, but it is issued to solicit comments regarding the factors on which final decisions will be based.

  • SAW-2013-00203

    Expiration date: 4/12/2013

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) has received an application from the Unimin Corporation, Doug Myers, seeking Department of the Army authorization to impact approximately 1,305 linear feet of stream and 0.044 acre of wetlands to achieve design capacity at two waste areas, the tailings dump and south mine waste dump, at Hawkins Mine and Quartz processing plant, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina.

  • Mitigation Monitoring Update Guidance - Public Notice

    Expiration date: 3/25/2013

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District (District) is issuing this public notice to seek comments from the public on the implementation of new District monitoring requirements and performance standards for compensatory mitigation sites. A public notice was previously issued on February 8, 2013, stating that this guidance would be implemented on February 23, 2013; however, the District has decided to seek comments on the guidance prior to implementation. As a result, this guidance will not go into effect on February 23rd as stated in the February 8th Public Notice, but will instead be reissued following consideration of the comments generated by this notice.

  • SAW-2008-03229

    Expiration date: 3/19/2013

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) has received an application from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) regarding a potential future requirement for Department of the Army (DA) authorization to discharge dredged or fill material into waters of the United States associated with the proposed improvements and widening of I-85 and interchange improvements from north of NC73 in Cabarrus County to the US 29-601 Connector in Rowan County, North Carolina.

  • SAW-2010-01947

    Expiration date: 3/4/2013

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from John Koenig, Inc. seeking Department of the Army authorization for a discharge of dredged and/or fill material into waters of the United States associated with constructing access and infrastructure for the final phases of Williamsburg Plantation residential subdivision located west of Gum Branch Road, to the southwest of and between Western Boulevard and Williamsburg Parkway, in Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina. Supplemental Documentation and Map files added on 6 Feb 2013.